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Hackers respond to Sony’s PS3 threats

02/18/2011, It was only yesterday that Sony announced the banning of all PlayStation 3 hackers and pirated game users from the PlayStation Network and Qriocity services accessed through the console, and today the hackers have posted a response. Apparently the hacking...

Sony allowed to inspect PS3 hacker’s hard drive

02/11/2011, Things are getting a little messier for the famous hacker George Hotz (GeoHot). The hacker, who is behind the PS3 and iPhone jailbreaks, is currently in hot soup with Sony after he posted the method of jailbreaking the PS3 online. While Sony recently...

Twitter trix0rs Sony into posting ‘secret’ PS3 code

02/09/2011, Sony’s PS3 isn’t as secure as Fort Knox that’s for sure, and they are having a pretty tough time keeping the PS3 fine and dandy from the “evil” hacks that has been happening in the past, and policing the Internet is a really...

Sony releases the Filmy movie viewing app for the PlayStation 3

02/09/2011, Sony has just released a PS3 app aimed at folks who have large amounts of video to be viewed using the PS3. The new app, dubbed Filmy, is designed to organize and play videos recorded in the AVCHD (H.264) format and can be accessed whether stored on the...

Sony strikes out at the PS3 hacking community again

02/08/2011, It looks like Sony doesn’t look too kindly upon the PlayStation 3 hacking community. They have promised that they will be going after anybody that posts links to PS3 jailbreak code that’s been floating around the internet. Sony has been...

LG wants to block the sale of PS3 consoles in the US

02/08/2011, It seems that not a day goes by without some large company filing a lawsuit against another giant and now LG has asked the International Trade Commission (ITC) to block the sale of the popular PlayStation 3 consoles in the US due to a patent dispute....

The PlayStation 3 rootkit isn’t that new after all

02/04/2011, Remember the reports of the latest PlayStation 3 patch that was said to implement a rootkit into the system that would allow Sony to check and modify the files on your PS3 remotely? According to some recent re-examination of the PS3 terms and conditions,...

PlayStation to save to the cloud

01/28/2011, Sony has just informed their developers that the PlayStation 3 will have a new feature – the ability to save games on the cloud. If you’re unfamiliar with the cloud, think of online services like Gmail or Hotmail – they store your emails on...

Sony hack court case postponed with jurisdiction questioned

01/17/2011, Sony’s legal eagles must be pretty upset to know that their claim against hacker Georgen “geohot” Hotz will be postponed, as this delay of a trial was due to questions of where the case should physically be held. At the moment, the case...

Is the PSP2 as powerful as the PS3?

01/13/2011, According to a report online, Sony has been telling game developers that the upcoming PlayStation Portable 2 is as powerful as the PlayStation 3. It is uncertain if the new handheld console will be that powerful, but it definitely shows Sony’s steps...

Geohot jailbreaks PS3 with firmware 3.55

01/09/2011, Geohot once again terrorizes Sony employees with his latest exploit, jailbreaking the PS3’s latest firmware 3.55 – should be a walk in the park for the man who has made jailbreaking iPhones easy peasy. Apart from cracking the latest PS3...

Hacker Geohot claims to have root keys to PS3

01/03/2011, You might remember a few days ago the folks at fail0verflow claimed that they managed to come up with a permanent PS3 jailbreak, thanks to some dodgy security measures. The team promised to release some PS3 development tools for hackers out there, but the...